The Portuguese Institute of the Sea and Atmosphere (IPMA) today issued a yellow warning to Madeira due to heavy rain and wind. According to the IPMA, the warning due to the strong wind is from midnight tonight until midnight on Wednesday. There is wind forecast with gusts of 90/95 kmh for the mountainous regions and between 70 to 75 kmh for the north and south coasts of Madeira. The occasional heavy rain forecast will be in effect between 9 am and midnight on Wednesday. The rain can be accompanied by thunder.
Looking ahead Thursday looks a little better, before it could all go downhill for the end of the week, with more rain thunderstorms and wind.
The airport could well be affected with wind gusts tomorrow and again on Sunday, this will be updated as the week goes on.